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Brewed by Tempest Brewing Co
Style: Amber Ale
Tweedbank, Scottish Borders, Scotland

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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We couldnt buy the toasted malt we were looking for in this beer so we made our own. Then we mature it for ages on big spicey hops and drink as much of it as we can.

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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (9941) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 19, 2017
Tap @ KApina.
Pours dark copper color with a large head. Aroma has strong resinous hops, caramel notes, mild malty notes and grapefruits. Flavor is bitter with hops and some malts, resin, caramel notes, grapefruits and even some very faint licorice on the background. A nice bitter and fairly hoppy Amber Ale.
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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Towey1989 (2449) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2017
Bottle from Bottlecraft, Hanley. Pours a clear deep amber colour with a thin beige head. Aroma of toasted malts, caramel, some resin, slight orange, grapefruit, a little red fruits, a hint of earth and subtle spicy hops. Taste of toasted malts, caramel, toast, resin, some orange, slight grapefruit and subtle spicy hops. Medium bodied and soft carbonation. A toasty, resinous hop bitterness in the finish. A perfectly well balanced amber ale with sticky, toasty malts and spicy, resinous hops. Hint of citrus and a good mouthfeel. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (16563) - DENMARK - MAR 25, 2017
Bottle, 6%. Clear dark amber/brown with medium tan head. Aroma is malt, caramel, hops and pine. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, hops, medium sweet, pine and medium bitter.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
adamnase (575) - Kronoby, FINLAND - MAR 5, 2017
33cl bottle shared with Hermod, thanks!. Pours reddish amber coloured with a thick white head, lasting. Aroma is hoppy with caramels, toffee and citrus. Fruity hoppy flavors with a balancing sweetness, some caramel.Dry finish, easy drinkability. Really nice!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (7225) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAR 4, 2017
33cl bottle. Poured reddish amber color with a thick white head. Aroma has caramel, hops, toffee and citrus fruits. Fruity hoppy flavors with a balancing sweetness, some caramel. An amber ale just as I like it. Drying finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (27272) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2017
Draught at Taphouse. Clear orange colored with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, hops and hay. Fruity flavor of caramel, brad, hops and pine needles with notes of grapefruits. Dry hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (36442) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2017
Draft. A hazy amber beer with notes of beige head. The malt, caramel, and straw.The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, malt, and caramel, leading to a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (13594) - Albertslund, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2017
From tap at Taphouse. Dark amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, caramel, spice, fruit, bitterness and straw.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
adamnowek (2388) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 25, 2017
Medium dark. Mahogany colour. Slightly opaque. Aroma is leafy and malty. Taste is fairly citric with a malty, hoppy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuartyboy (1600) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 6, 2017
Bottle at home colour murky amber aroma is toffee malt with some fruitiness flavour is tropical fruits some grapefruit quite spicy with grassy notes malty spicy finish


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